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Human Rights Watch Says Tories Are Stripping Away Fundamental Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 1/12/2023, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: (Bloomberg) -- A leading international human rights NGO accused the UK's Conservative government of overseeing a deterioration of basic human rights at the same time as a cost of living crisis has threatened people's access to food and housing. "In 202...

US Ambassador Says China Exerts 'Inordinate Pressure' on Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 2/1/2023, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.


Russia Orders Closure of Country's Oldest Human Rights Group.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 1/25/2023, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: (Bloomberg) -- A Russian court on Wednesday ordered the closure of the Moscow Helsinki Group, the country's oldest human rights organization, amid an accelerating crackdown on the remnants of civil society since President Vladimir Putin's invasion of U...

Jokowi Admits Nation's Past Human Rights Abuses as Indonesia Seeks Reconciliation.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 1/10/2023, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.


Abstract: (Bloomberg) -- President Joko Widodo acknowledged gross human rights violations in Indonesia's past in the clearest admission yet of the country's darkest chapters. "With a clear mind and earnest heart, I as Indonesia's head of state admit that gross h...

Ukraine Latest: US Readies Sanctions on Russia Over Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 12/9/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: (Bloomberg) -- The US is preparing a fresh round of sanctions on Russia and China for what it describes as human rights abuses by both countries, according to an official familiar with the matter. IMF to Discuss Ukraine Monitoring Program (11:40 a.m.) ...

US Readies Sanctions Against Russia, China Over Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 12/8/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.


Abstract: The US has levied hundreds of sanctions against individuals, companies and government entities in Russia. (Bloomberg) -- The US is preparing a fresh round of sanctions on Russia and China for what it describes as human rights abuses by both countries, ...

Republicans Urge Biden to Be Tough on Chinese Solar Gear Over Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 12/6/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: Trade curbs in the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act are already thwarting imports of solar panels and other gear critical to renewable power projects, potentially at the expense of clean energy goals in the Inflation Reduction Act. (Bloomberg) -- Rep...

Australia Court Blocks Giant Coal Mine on Human Rights Grounds.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 11/25/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: The ruling was "very new for Australia" and would set a legal precedent for other proposed fossil fuel projects in Queensland, one of the largest coal exporting regions in the world, Rose said. (Bloomberg) -- An Australian court has blocked a proposal ...

UN to Investigate Iran for Human Rights Violations in Protests.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 11/24/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: "The unnecessary and disproportionate use of force must come to an end", said Volker Turk, United Nations' high commissioner for human rights, adding that a "full-fledged human rights crisis" was underway in Iran. (Bloomberg) -- The United Nations' top...

Biden to Raise Human Rights in Meeting With Egypt's El-Sisi.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): 11/11/2022, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

Abstract: Biden met with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi Friday on the sidelines of the COP27 climate summit. (Bloomberg) -- Joe Biden and US officials pressed the Egyptian government on Friday over the case of Alaa Abd El-Fattah, a jailed writer and act...